Former MLB second baseman who was a 10-time All-Star and 5-time World Series Champion - 2 as a player for the St. Louis Cardinals and New York Giants and 3 as manager of the Cardinals.
In 1944, he had to begin training as a switch hitter after damaging his right eye.
He wore a Major League uniform as a player, coach or manager for sixty-seven consecutive seasons.
Had four children with Mary Eileen O'Reilly, whom he was married to from 1951 until 1999.
He played alongside the great Stan Musial for a number of years on the Cardinals.